Table 2

Presence of regulations relating to water safety and quality in study states*

StateWater quality monitoringRescue/safety equipmentLifeguardsSignageTracking/planning/reportingTotal
Illinois111115
New York111115
New Jersey111014
West Virginia111104
Arkansas110103
Kentucky111003
Florida100102
Louisiana110002
Massachusetts100102
Pennsylvania101002
Texas100001
Washington100001
Alabama000000
Alaska000000
Arizona000000
Georgia000000
Hawaii000000
Idaho000000
Maine000000
Mississippi000000
Montana000000
Nevada000000
New Mexico000000
North Carolina000000
North Dakota000000
Oklahoma000000
Oregon000000
South Carolina000000
Tennessee000000
Wyoming000000
Total 12766312
  • *States are arranged by score, and alphabetically within score rank.